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Discovery tour: tour of the artistic world

Immerse yourself in the traditional artistic culture of three countries. At the Maison du Mexique, discover a replica of the sun stone, one of the iconic works of Aztec art. At the Maison du Japon, admire the frescos by the famous painter Foujita whose style is a mix of oriental and western influence. Finally at the Maison du Maroc, learn the art of zellige, the composition of artisanal geometric mosaics.

Suggested route: Maison du Mexique, Maison du Japon and Maison du Maroc (route is only a suggestion and will depend on the houses’ availability).


Art-déco tour

This tour beings with the Fondation des Etats-Unis with the presentation of monumental “art-deco” frescos by Robert La Montagne SaintHubert, which are listed as historical monuments, evoking the golden age of French art. It is followed by the presentation of bas-reliefs by Anna Quinquand on the façade of the Résidence Lucien Paye whose decor is inspired by African mythology. To finish, the lounge in the Fondation de Monaco will surprise you with its art-deco style.

Suggested route: Fondation des Etats-Unis, Résidence Lucien Paye (former maison de la France d’outre-mer) and Fondation de Monaco.

Design tour

This tour presents the creations of famous designers. Discover the work of Charlotte Perriand with the furniture designed for the Maison du Mexique (library) and the Fondation suisse (historic room). The last part of the visit will be dedicated to Danish design with the creations by two of the most famous artists: Hans Wegner (lounge furniture) and Poul Henningsen (pinecone lighting).

Suggested tour: Maison du Mexique, Fondation suisse and Fondation danoise.

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Do you want to take the guided tour “A Cité of artists” with your group (from 10 people)? Please fill in the reservation request form below.


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